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Tribunal dismisses election petitions against Governor Obiano

The Anambra Governorship Election Tribunal has dismissed two of the three petitions against the victory of Gov. Willie Obiano in the Nov. 18, 2017 election in the state.

Middle Belt Forum chairman Bala Takaya passes on

Takaya died on Sunday at about 2am at the National Hospital Abuja where he had been treating an undisclosed ailment. He was 68 years old.

Governor Okorocha: Senator Araraume called me ‘Okoro Hausa’

Rochas Okorocha, the Imo state governor, has highlighted reasons Senator Ifeanyi Araraume would fail woefully if given the chance to run in the 2019 election as the flag bearer of the ruling party in the state.

Counting begins as Sierra Leone concludes vote for new president

Counting began on Wednesday in Sierra Leone following a largely peaceful general election dominated by voters’ desire for better economic conditions and an end to corruption.

Anambra guber: Tribunal strikes out petition against Governor Obiano

The Anambra Elections Tribunal on Monday dismissed the petition of African Peoples Party (APP) challenging the victory of Governor Willie Obiano in the November 18, 2017 governorship election.

Pakistan Muslim League wins secret Senate elections

Pakistan's governing party, Pakistan Muslim League-Nawaz (PML-N) gained control of parliament's upper house in a secret ballot on Saturday, according to the Associated Press of Pakistan (APP) news agency.

Full Text: Ex-President Obasanjo’s statement on Buhari’s administration

Former President Olusegun Obasanjo on Tuesday, has asked on President Muhammadu Buhari not to seek re-election in 2019.

Anambra guber: INEC names Obiano, Obaze, Nwoye, 34 others as candidates

The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) on Wednesday in Abuja said 37 political parties would be presenting candidates in the Anambra governorship election scheduled for November 18.

IPOB: Igbos are their own worst enemies – Sen. Girei

The ex-lawmaker, who represented Adamawa Central in the Senate, between 1999 and 2003, said that all attempts to make late Sen. Chuba Okadigbo to be president in 2007 were scuttled by the political elites in Igbo land.

INEC registers additional political party

The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) has registered an additional party, the African People’s Party (APP), bring the number of registered parties in the country to 46.

Atiku’s associate dumps APC for PDP in Kano

An associate of former Vice President Atiku Abubakar, Alhaji Ibrahim Amin Little, has dumped the All Progressives Congress (APC) for the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP).

APC chieftain in Kano decamps to PDP

Alhaji El-Amin Ibrahim, a chieftain of the All Progressives Congress (APC) in Kano state, has decamped to the People’s Democratic Party (PDP).

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